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'Violetta'

Pinkish-purple flowers with blue-mauve veining. Red-purple anthers on pinkish filaments. Robin Savill notes in his catalogue that "this cultivar was christened, with a glass of wine, by Magnus Johnson at the 1994 International Clematis Society conference in Elmshorn, Germany."

Group: Early large-flowered group
Approximate height: 2.0 - 3.0 metres
Flowering period(s): May Jun Aug Sep
Aspect: Any aspect
Pruning: Light prune (Group 2)
Raised by: F M Westphal
Country of origin: Germany
Date raised: r1989 i1994
Parentage: Seedling of 'Nelly Moser'
Other name(s): None known

Further detail:

Flower diameter: 12-16cm
Tepals: 6-8; narrow, pointed